Shawn Hughes is an Assistant Professor in the Communications Fine Arts Department at LCU. He has a BA in Communications from LCU, Masters from Texas Tech and is currently pursuing a PhD in Mass Communications from Texas Tech. Shawn has worked in the radio industry, was Director of Marketing for LCU, and as CEO of the Roswell Chamber of Commerce. He was the founder of Image Group Marketing, focusing on High Definition commercial production and full advertising campaigns.
He has served as Campaign Chair for United Way in Chaves County, the New Mexico Business Roundtable, Tourism Association of NM, and as Chair of Chaves County Zoning Commission. In 2003 Shawn was named the New Mexico Chamber Director of the Year by the state Association of Commerce and Industry.
Shawn's wife Deana is from Southland, Texas, and they have two children: Cameron and Camille who both attend Lubbock Christian Schools.